Wednesday, April 06, 2011
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation New Dawn.
Spc. Gary L. Nelson III, 20, of
, died April 5 in Woodstock, Ga. , of injuries sustained from a non-combat related incident. He was assigned to the 6th Squadron, 8th Cavalry, 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Third Infantry Division, Mosul, Iraq Fort Stewart, Ga.
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